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Public Lecture: The Regional Ethnic Form of Chinese Capitalism
11th September 2014
Participants braved a raging thunderstorm to fill the lecture hall for renowned academic and eminent scholar, Prof Gordon Redding’s lecture on “The Regional Ethnic Form of Chinese Capitalism.” Prof Redding started with an introduction on the Chinese diaspora and its corresponding export of Chinese entrepreneurship all over the world. H...
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The Oxford Handbook of Asian Business Systems
Much of the existing literature within the "varieties of capitalism" (VOC) and "comparative business systems" fields of research is heavily focused on Europe, Japan, and the Anglo-Saxon nations. As a result, the field has yet to produce a detailed empirical picture of the institutional structures of most Asian nations and to explore to .....
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We conduct research on the links between Higher Education, Human Capital, Social Capital, and Societal Development in the contexts of Asia. With this we formulate and disseminate policy issues and foster policy development. This body of intellectual capital underlies, supports, and legitimizes the planning of large-scale educational ventures in Pacific Asia.